Luling ISD is pleased to introduce Mr. Joseph Allen as our new Head Band Director. Mr. Allen began his teaching career in Harper ISD. In his seven years with the district, he worked with elementary students in music classes, middle school students in beginning band classes, and assisted with the high school marching and concert bands. Mr. Allen then spent four years in San Saba ISD as the Director of Bands. During Mr. Allen’s tenure, the San Saba program competed in the State Marching Contest, earned consecutive UIL Sweepstakes awards, and was selected as a finalist for the Association of Texas Small School Bands Outstanding Performance Series. The band program grew from 55 students to 95 students and had numerous students place and advance to State Solo and Ensemble contest. Mr. Allen was selected from a strong field of candidates by a committee of parents and staff members. Please help us in welcoming Mr. Allen to our community.